Calendar of Events

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Daf Shevui: A Weekly Study of a Page of Talmud 8:30 am
Daf Shevui: A Weekly Study of a Page of Talmud
Oct 2 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am
Join our Rabbis to study a page of Talmud each week in Tractate Ta’anit from the Babylonian Talmud. Over this year-long course, we will explore the stories and meaning within the pages and sharpen our Talmud skills that will culminate in a Siyyum (a celebration of conclusion) as we will finish the tractate in one year.
Al-Anon Family Group 10:00 am
Al-Anon Family Group
Oct 2 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
 
Midweek Hebrew 4:30 pm
Midweek Hebrew
Oct 2 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
 
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Wednesday Study Group 10:00 am
Wednesday Study Group
Oct 3 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Wednesday morning study group 5779 fall 2018 Temple Sholom’s Wednesday Study Group If you’d like to add more spirituality, learning, and camaraderie to your week, join our Wednesday morning study group. This group, which meets from 10:00 – 11:30 am is led by members of the clergy and alternate instructors during the weeks of Adult education.
Navigating the School Admissions Process 6:00 pm
Navigating the School Admissions Process
Oct 3 @ 6:00 pm
6:00  Elementary School 7:00  High School
Crown Family High School 6:15 pm
Crown Family High School
Oct 3 @ 6:15 pm – 8:30 pm
 
Midweek Hebrew 6:30 pm
Midweek Hebrew
Oct 3 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
 
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Monthly Morning Book Club: The Marriage of Opposites by Alice Hoffman 11:00 am
Monthly Morning Book Club: The Marriage of Opposites by Alice Hoffman
Oct 4 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Monthly Morning Book Club: <i>The Marriage of Opposites</i> by Alice Hoffman
The Marriage of Opposites by Emily Hoffman From the New York Times bestselling author of The Dovekeepers and The Museum of Extraordinary Things: a forbidden love story set on the tropical island of St. Thomas about the extraordinary woman who gave birth to painter Camille Pissarro; the Father of Impressionism. Growing up on idyllic St. Thomas in the early 1800s, ...
Game Day sponsored by Temple Sholom, JCC and CJE 1:00 pm
Game Day sponsored by Temple Sholom, JCC and CJE
Oct 4 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
A new opportunity for fun and camaraderie! Join friends—new and old—for Game Day Afternoons at Temple Sholom. Bring a friend, too… Game Day is open to all. Scrabble sets and decks of cards are available and you may bring a game of your own to play as well.
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Wine and Cheese Reception 5:45 pm
Wine and Cheese Reception
Oct 5 @ 5:45 pm – 6:15 pm
 
Shabbat Service 6:15 pm
Shabbat Service
Oct 5 @ 6:15 pm – 7:30 pm
 
IOT Community Group Shabbat Dinner 7:30 pm
IOT Community Group Shabbat Dinner
Oct 5 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Join Temple Sholom as IOT members help to lead the service through various readings and prayers. Following the service, IOT will host a dinner for its members. We hope to see you there for a fun night of friends, prayer and food.
Oneg 7:30 pm
Oneg
Oct 5 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
 
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Congregational Monday Morning Minyan sponsored by IOT 8:00 am
Congregational Monday Morning Minyan sponsored by IOT
Oct 8 @ 8:00 am – 8:45 am
Monday Morning Minyan is a monthly relaxes, come-as-you-are, early-morning service lasting approximately 30-45 minutes and led by one of Temple Sholom’s Clergy member. It features a Torah Reading with explanation and discussion.  The short service is followed by a continental breakfast including coffee, juice and pastries with time to socialize with new friends, congregants and the Clergy. Whether you are ...
Spotlight on the World – JCC Meet-up 10:00 am
Spotlight on the World – JCC Meet-up @ Temple Sholom of Chicago
Oct 8 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Spotlight on the World JCC Meet-up Mondays 10:00 – 11:00 AM A group for men and women who are interested in a round table discussion with a leader about world events. EVERYONE welcome! Questions: contact Sid Kaplan at 773-348-1740.  
Spotlight on the World: JCC Meet-Up 10:00 am
Spotlight on the World: JCC Meet-Up @ Temple Sholom of Chicago
Oct 8 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
The JCC Meet-Up – a group for men and women who are interested in a round table discussion with a leader about world events. Questions: contact Sid Kaplan at 773-348-1740.
Monday Meal 3:30 pm
Monday Meal
Oct 8 @ 3:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Please click here if you would like volunteer. We will do our best to assign you the job you request, but keep in mind that final job assignments are left to the discretion of the Kitchen Coordinator according to the needs of the meal on that particular day. Please contact Toby Sanders if you have any questions or would like ...
Taste of Judaism Mondays October 8-22 6:45 pm
Taste of Judaism Mondays October 8-22
Oct 8 @ 6:45 pm – 8:45 pm
A free, 3-session class for beginners — Jewish or not — that explores the topics of Jewish spirituality, ethics and community values that will be offered three times this year, in fall, winter and spring. This class is designed for those who would like to explore or re-explore the foundations of our tradition and are looking for an entry into ...
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Daf Shevui: A Weekly Study of a Page of Talmud 8:30 am
Daf Shevui: A Weekly Study of a Page of Talmud
Oct 9 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am
Join our Rabbis to study a page of Talmud each week in Tractate Ta’anit from the Babylonian Talmud. Over this year-long course, we will explore the stories and meaning within the pages and sharpen our Talmud skills that will culminate in a Siyyum (a celebration of conclusion) as we will finish the tractate in one year.
Al-Anon Family Group 10:00 am
Al-Anon Family Group
Oct 9 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
 
Midweek Hebrew 4:30 pm
Midweek Hebrew
Oct 9 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
 
Brotherhood Steak Night 6:30 pm
Brotherhood Steak Night @ Wildfire Chicago
Oct 9 @ 6:30 pm
Brotherhood Steak Night @ Wildfire Chicago | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Brotherhood Steak Night TUES | OCT. 9 | 6:30PM Wildfire Chicago 159 W Erie St Chicago, IL 60654 Brotherhood is back and hosting a steak night at Wildfire Chicago. Join staff and clergy for a delicious pre-fix menu. Space is limited so register today! Cost includes all food and tip. Cash bar is available. Cost: $65/person Registration: sholomchicago.org/register  Deadline to ...
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CJE Senior Life Resource Specialist 9:00 am
CJE Senior Life Resource Specialist
Oct 10 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
This free service is available through the collaboration of Anshe Emet Synagogue, Anshe Sholom B’nai Israel, Emanuel Congregation, Mishkan Chicago, Temple Sholom and CJE SeniorLife. Medicare Medicaid Marketplace and Other Insurance Prescription Drug Assistance Social Security Aging in Place Resources Real Estate Tax Relief Utility Assistance Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program(SNAP, formerly called food stamps) License Plate Discount and RTA Ride ...
Wednesday Study Group 10:00 am
Wednesday Study Group
Oct 10 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Wednesday morning study group 5779 fall 2018 Temple Sholom’s Wednesday Study Group If you’d like to add more spirituality, learning, and camaraderie to your week, join our Wednesday morning study group. This group, which meets from 10:00 – 11:30 am is led by members of the clergy and alternate instructors during the weeks of Adult education.
Poets and Protestors WTS Evening to Celebrate Women 6:00 pm
Poets and Protestors WTS Evening to Celebrate Women @ Wine House
Oct 10 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Poets and Protestors Connect with our Israeli sisters while you meet and socialize with the dynamic women of our Temple community when Women of Temple Sholom (WTS) presents its first event as an organization with a long history and a new name. Rabbi Shoshanah Conover, clergy liaison to WTS, will introduce us to the writings of leading Israeli and Jewish ...
Crown Family High School 6:15 pm
Crown Family High School
Oct 10 @ 6:15 pm – 8:30 pm
 
Midweek Hebrew 6:30 pm
Midweek Hebrew
Oct 10 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
 
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Game Day sponsored by Temple Sholom, JCC and CJE 1:00 pm
Game Day sponsored by Temple Sholom, JCC and CJE
Oct 11 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
A new opportunity for fun and camaraderie! Join friends—new and old—for Game Day Afternoons at Temple Sholom. Bring a friend, too… Game Day is open to all. Scrabble sets and decks of cards are available and you may bring a game of your own to play as well.
Mom’s BYOB dinner 7:30 pm
Mom’s BYOB dinner
Oct 11 @ 7:30 pm
Join other Mishpacha Moms for the year’s first Mom’s BYOB! Grab your favorite bottle of wine for a sushi dinner at Coast Sushi in Bucktown, 2045 N. Damen Avenue.
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Downtown Talmud Study with Rabbi Goldberg 12:00 pm
Downtown Talmud Study with Rabbi Goldberg @ TradeLink LLC Hyatt Center
Oct 12 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Monthly Downtown Talmud Study Civil Law: Worker & Employee Rights Rabbi Goldberg 2ND FRIDAYS | SEPT. – MAY | 12:00 – 1:00 PM At the offices of TradeLink LLC in Hyatt Center, 71 S. Wacker, Floor 19 Make Talmud study a fixed habit. RSVP needed in advance to be on security list. To register, please visit sholomchicago.org/ae-register
Time Capsule Burial & Wine and Cheese 5:00 pm
Share the Light Shabbat 6:15 pm
Share the Light Shabbat
Oct 12 @ 6:15 pm – 7:15 pm
Share the Light Shabbat
Oneg 7:30 pm
Oneg
Oct 12 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
 
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Adult Ed Fall Session 9:30 am
Adult Ed Fall Session
Oct 14 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
The Biblical Tale of Joseph – Genesis Chapters 37 – 50 Roberta Schwartz OCT. 14, 21, 28, NOV. 4, 11 9:30 – 10:30 AM We will read and discuss the above using Genesis Translation and Commentary by Robert Alter (Norton, 1996). Feel free to bring your own copies of any edition of the biblical text. We will have handouts of ...
Feed the Hungry 9:30 am
Feed the Hungry
Oct 14 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
 
Introduction to Biblical Hebrew 9:30 am
Introduction to Biblical Hebrew
Oct 14 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Learn to read Hebrew and the basics of the Hebrew language. The class will focus on the rudiments of grammar, supplementing our studies with texts from Torah and the Siddur. The class is recommended for the absolute beginner as well as those who have some knowledge of Hebrew grammar. Class Textbook: The First Hebrew Primer (Simon, Resnikoff andMotzkin, eds.). We ...
Religious School 9:30 am
Religious School
Oct 14 @ 9:30 am – 12:15 pm
 
Adult Ed Fall Session 10:45 am
Adult Ed Fall Session
Oct 14 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am
The Jewish American Songbook Mitchell Brown OCT. 14, 21, 28, NOV. 4, 11 10:45 – 11:45 AM One of the bedrocks of American culture is its popular song. What has come to be known as “The Great American Songbook” is a body of songs which were written  roughly between 1915 and 1960. They were written for vaudeville, musical theater, film ...
Adult Ed Guest Scholar- Andrea Gronvall 10:45 am
Adult Ed Guest Scholar- Andrea Gronvall
Oct 14 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am
The Holocaust On Film: An Overview
Conversational Hebrew 10:45 am
Conversational Hebrew
Oct 14 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am
Conversational Hebrew:  Cantor Miriam Eskenasy OCT. 14, 21, 28, NOV. 4, 11 10:45 – 11:45 AM Learn the basics of conversational Hebrew in five easy sessions on Sunday mornings! Many languages that were spoken thousands of years ago are extinct today. But not the Hebrew language! It has been taken off the shelf where it lay dormant, and has been ...
Junior Congregation 11:30 am
Junior Congregation
Oct 14 @ 11:30 am – 12:00 pm
Jk-2nd Grade Families are invited to join their Sunday School students at Junior Congregation.
Chavrei/Noar Shalom Kickoff Event 12:15 pm
Chavrei/Noar Shalom Kickoff Event
Oct 14 @ 12:15 pm – 2:00 pm
Chavrei/Noar Shalom Kickoff Event
Register by clicking here.
3rd-8th Grade Meet the Teachers 12:30 pm
JK-2 Meet the teachers 11:00 pm
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Spotlight on the World – JCC Meet-up 10:00 am
Spotlight on the World – JCC Meet-up @ Temple Sholom of Chicago
Oct 15 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Spotlight on the World JCC Meet-up Mondays 10:00 – 11:00 AM A group for men and women who are interested in a round table discussion with a leader about world events. EVERYONE welcome! Questions: contact Sid Kaplan at 773-348-1740.  
Monday Meal 3:30 pm
Monday Meal
Oct 15 @ 3:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Please click here if you would like volunteer. We will do our best to assign you the job you request, but keep in mind that final job assignments are left to the discretion of the Kitchen Coordinator according to the needs of the meal on that particular day. Please contact Toby Sanders if you have any questions or would like ...
Taste of Judaism Mondays October 8-22 6:45 pm
Taste of Judaism Mondays October 8-22
Oct 15 @ 6:45 pm – 8:45 pm
A free, 3-session class for beginners — Jewish or not — that explores the topics of Jewish spirituality, ethics and community values that will be offered three times this year, in fall, winter and spring. This class is designed for those who would like to explore or re-explore the foundations of our tradition and are looking for an entry into ...
Adult Ed Film Night 7:00 pm
Adult Ed Film Night
Oct 15 @ 7:00 pm
Adult Ed Film Night
Fanny and her sisters attempt to escape Nazi occupied France, but many dangers are ahead of them.
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Daf Shevui: A Weekly Study of a Page of Talmud 8:30 am
Daf Shevui: A Weekly Study of a Page of Talmud
Oct 16 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am
Join our Rabbis to study a page of Talmud each week in Tractate Ta’anit from the Babylonian Talmud. Over this year-long course, we will explore the stories and meaning within the pages and sharpen our Talmud skills that will culminate in a Siyyum (a celebration of conclusion) as we will finish the tractate in one year.
Al-Anon Family Group 10:00 am
Al-Anon Family Group
Oct 16 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
 
Midweek Hebrew 4:30 pm
Midweek Hebrew
Oct 16 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
 
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Wednesday Study Group 10:00 am
Wednesday Study Group
Oct 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Wednesday morning study group 5779 fall 2018 Temple Sholom’s Wednesday Study Group If you’d like to add more spirituality, learning, and camaraderie to your week, join our Wednesday morning study group. This group, which meets from 10:00 – 11:30 am is led by members of the clergy and alternate instructors during the weeks of Adult education.
Navigating the Challenges of Caregiving 5:30 pm
Navigating the Challenges of Caregiving @ Temple Sholom of Chicago
Oct 17 @ 5:30 pm
Navigating the Challenges of Caregiving @ Temple Sholom of Chicago | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Caring for a loved one can place a significant burden on the caregiver. This presentation will offer tips and tools on how to navigate those challenges. Topics will include: Dealing with conflicting emotions Communication strategies Managing relationship changes with family members Warning signs of caregiver stress and learning to better manage it Resources to help you About the presenter Elizabeth ...
Crown Family High School 6:15 pm
Crown Family High School
Oct 17 @ 6:15 pm – 8:30 pm
 
Midweek Hebrew 6:30 pm
Midweek Hebrew
Oct 17 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
 
Jewish War Veterans Post 710 Meeting 7:00 pm
Jewish War Veterans Post 710 Meeting
Oct 17 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
All Temple Sholom members and their guests are welcomed to the monthly meeting to hear about Post 710 plans, and support of our community service programs. New member of all ages are welcome, especially Post 9/11 veterans. We will review the Vet-Tec program that lists military training eligible for college credit and will provide assistance and information to Veterans on ...
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Game Day sponsored by Temple Sholom, JCC and CJE 1:00 pm
Game Day sponsored by Temple Sholom, JCC and CJE
Oct 18 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
A new opportunity for fun and camaraderie! Join friends—new and old—for Game Day Afternoons at Temple Sholom. Bring a friend, too… Game Day is open to all. Scrabble sets and decks of cards are available and you may bring a game of your own to play as well.
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Superhero Tot Shabbat 5:00 pm
Superhero Tot Shabbat
Oct 19 @ 5:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Come sing and dance with our clergy for Tot Shabbat, a themed Shabbat service perfectly designed for kids 0-4.
Shabbat Mishpacha Dinner 5:30 pm
Shabbat Mishpacha Dinner
Oct 19 @ 5:30 pm – 6:15 pm
 
Wine and Cheese Reception 5:45 pm
Wine and Cheese Reception
Oct 19 @ 5:45 pm – 6:15 pm
 
Shabbat Mishpacha Service featuring JK & Kindergartners Graders on the Bimah 6:15 pm
Shabbat Mishpacha Service featuring JK & Kindergartners Graders on the Bimah
Oct 19 @ 6:15 pm – 7:15 pm
Social Justice Shabbat featuring JK and Kindergarten At 6:15, our students will join clergy on the bimah. There’s babysitting in the Moadon for families with younger kids, and a special Oneg after services. The theme of the evening is Social Justice.      
Shabbat Mishpacha Service featuring 3rd & 4th Graders on the Bimah 6:15 pm
Shabbat Mishpacha Service featuring 3rd & 4th Graders on the Bimah
Oct 19 @ 6:15 pm – 7:15 pm
Our night starts at 5:30 with dinner–we’re ordering food from Honey Butter Fried Chicken (with vegetarian options, of course). At 6:15, our students will join clergy on the bimah. There’s babysitting in the Moadon for families with younger kids, and a special Oneg after services. The theme of the evening is superheros, and finding all our powers within! As always, ...
Makom Sushi Shabbat 7:30 pm
Makom Sushi Shabbat
Oct 19 @ 7:30 pm
Makom Sushi Shabbat Join Temple Sholom and Makom for Sushi Shabbat! This event invites everyone in their 20’s and 30’s to learn more about this active group and the Temple Sholom community. Register today at www.sholomchicago.org/sushishabbat. Makom Chicago is a 20’s & 30’s group based out of Temple Sholom that hosts monthly events for Jewish young professionals.  Sushi Shabbat is ...
Oneg 7:30 pm
Oneg
Oct 19 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
 
Late Congregational Service Sponsored by Or Chadash 7:45 pm
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Cracow, Warsaw & Berlin: A journey of Jewish learning, history and community
Cracow, Warsaw & Berlin: A journey of Jewish learning, history and community
Oct 21 – Oct 30 all-day
Cracow, Warsaw & Berlin: A journey of Jewish learning, history and community
Rabbi Goldberg invites you to join Melanie and him on a journey of Jewish learning, history and community. This fall marks the eightieth anniversary of Kristallnacht, the “night of broken glass” in Germany when the Holocaust sank to a new level of depravity, an ominous portent of nightmares to come. We want to mark the tragedy that befell our people, ...
Blood Drive 8:00 am
Blood Drive
Oct 21 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm
Sign up for an appointment at https://donateblood.lifesource.org/AppointmentScheduling.aspx. Search by Group Code M205.
Adult Ed Fall Session 9:30 am
Adult Ed Fall Session
Oct 21 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
The Biblical Tale of Joseph – Genesis Chapters 37 – 50 Roberta Schwartz OCT. 14, 21, 28, NOV. 4, 11 9:30 – 10:30 AM We will read and discuss the above using Genesis Translation and Commentary by Robert Alter (Norton, 1996). Feel free to bring your own copies of any edition of the biblical text. We will have handouts of ...
Introduction to Biblical Hebrew 9:30 am
Introduction to Biblical Hebrew
Oct 21 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Learn to read Hebrew and the basics of the Hebrew language. The class will focus on the rudiments of grammar, supplementing our studies with texts from Torah and the Siddur. The class is recommended for the absolute beginner as well as those who have some knowledge of Hebrew grammar. Class Textbook: The First Hebrew Primer (Simon, Resnikoff andMotzkin, eds.). We ...
Religious School 9:30 am
Religious School
Oct 21 @ 9:30 am – 12:15 pm
 
7th Grade Parent Meeting 9:45 am
Yom Ruach 10:15 am
Yom Ruach
Oct 21 @ 10:15 am – 11:15 am
Students, wear your OSRUI, retreat, and other camp swag to Religious School! Watch videos, play gaga, and show your camp spirit!
Adult Ed Fall Session 10:45 am
Adult Ed Fall Session
Oct 21 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am
The Jewish American Songbook Mitchell Brown OCT. 14, 21, 28, NOV. 4, 11 10:45 – 11:45 AM One of the bedrocks of American culture is its popular song. What has come to be known as “The Great American Songbook” is a body of songs which were written  roughly between 1915 and 1960. They were written for vaudeville, musical theater, film ...
Adult Ed Guest Scholars- Daniel Greene 10:45 am
Adult Ed Guest Scholars- Daniel Greene
Oct 21 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am
Adult Ed Guest Scholars- Daniel Greene
Americans and the Holocaust
Walking with the Rabbi 11:00 am
Walking with the Rabbi
Oct 21 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
The English poet Wordsworth wrote of learning spiritual lessons from a “vernal (springtime) wood.” We in Chicago can learn from nature and we don’t have to go far from the Temple. Join Rabbi Goldberg for a spiritual walk and the chance to clear our heads and feed our spirits.
JCUA’s 2018 Hineinu Congregation Summit 1:30 pm
JCUA’s 2018 Hineinu Congregation Summit @ Anshe Emet Synagogue
Oct 21 @ 1:30 pm
SUNDAY | OCT. 21 | 1:30 PM | AT ANSHE EMET SYNAGOGUE JCUA’s 2018 Hineinu Congregation Summit Join JCUA at Anshe Emet Synagogue (3751 N. Broadway, Chicago) as they host their Hineinu Congregation Summit designed to build networks among congregations for social justice efforts. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER   This will be an opportunity to build relationships across our Congregation ...
Breaking The Silence | Featuring Speaker Achiya Schatz 7:00 pm
Breaking The Silence | Featuring Speaker Achiya Schatz @ Temple Sholom of Chicago
Oct 21 @ 7:00 pm
Breaking The Silence | Featuring Speaker Achiya Schatz @ Temple Sholom of Chicago | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Breaking the Silence is a nonprofit organization made up of veteran combatants who have served in the Israeli military since the start of the second intifada and have taken it upon themselves to expose the public to the reality of everyday life in the occupied territories. The organization endeavors to stimulate public debate about the price paid for a reality ...
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Spotlight on the World – JCC Meet-up 10:00 am
Spotlight on the World – JCC Meet-up @ Temple Sholom of Chicago
Oct 22 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Spotlight on the World JCC Meet-up Mondays 10:00 – 11:00 AM A group for men and women who are interested in a round table discussion with a leader about world events. EVERYONE welcome! Questions: contact Sid Kaplan at 773-348-1740.  
Monday Meal 3:30 pm
Monday Meal
Oct 22 @ 3:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Please click here if you would like volunteer. We will do our best to assign you the job you request, but keep in mind that final job assignments are left to the discretion of the Kitchen Coordinator according to the needs of the meal on that particular day. Please contact Toby Sanders if you have any questions or would like ...
A special evening with Israeli LGBTQ activist Ofer Erez 6:30 pm
A special evening with Israeli LGBTQ activist Ofer Erez @ Temple Sholom of Chicago
Oct 22 @ 6:30 pm
A special evening with Israeli LGBTQ activist Ofer Erez @ Temple Sholom of Chicago | Chicago | Illinois | United States
A Wider Bridge & Temple Sholom invite you to a special evening with Israeli LGBTQ activist Ofer Erez Join us to meet Ofer Erez, the first transgender IDF Officer & CEO of 2018-19 AWB Impact Grantee, The Jerusalem Open House for Pride and Tolerance 
Taste of Judaism Mondays October 8-22 6:45 pm
Taste of Judaism Mondays October 8-22
Oct 22 @ 6:45 pm – 8:45 pm
A free, 3-session class for beginners — Jewish or not — that explores the topics of Jewish spirituality, ethics and community values that will be offered three times this year, in fall, winter and spring. This class is designed for those who would like to explore or re-explore the foundations of our tradition and are looking for an entry into ...
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Daf Shevui: A Weekly Study of a Page of Talmud 8:30 am
Daf Shevui: A Weekly Study of a Page of Talmud
Oct 23 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am
Join our Rabbis to study a page of Talmud each week in Tractate Ta’anit from the Babylonian Talmud. Over this year-long course, we will explore the stories and meaning within the pages and sharpen our Talmud skills that will culminate in a Siyyum (a celebration of conclusion) as we will finish the tractate in one year.
Al-Anon Family Group 10:00 am
Al-Anon Family Group
Oct 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
 
Midweek Hebrew 4:30 pm
Midweek Hebrew
Oct 23 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
 
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Wednesday Study Group 10:00 am
Wednesday Study Group
Oct 24 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Wednesday morning study group 5779 fall 2018 Temple Sholom’s Wednesday Study Group If you’d like to add more spirituality, learning, and camaraderie to your week, join our Wednesday morning study group. This group, which meets from 10:00 – 11:30 am is led by members of the clergy and alternate instructors during the weeks of Adult education.
Crown Family High School 6:15 pm
Crown Family High School
Oct 24 @ 6:15 pm – 8:30 pm
 
Midweek Hebrew 6:30 pm
Midweek Hebrew
Oct 24 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
 
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Game Day sponsored by Temple Sholom, JCC and CJE 1:00 pm
Game Day sponsored by Temple Sholom, JCC and CJE
Oct 25 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
A new opportunity for fun and camaraderie! Join friends—new and old—for Game Day Afternoons at Temple Sholom. Bring a friend, too… Game Day is open to all. Scrabble sets and decks of cards are available and you may bring a game of your own to play as well.
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Wine and Cheese Reception 5:45 pm
Wine and Cheese Reception
Oct 26 @ 5:45 pm – 6:15 pm
 
Orr Shalom Shul-In 6:00 pm
Orr Shalom Shul-In
Oct 26 @ 6:00 pm – Oct 27 @ 8:30 am
High school students will sleep over at the Temple as an Orr Shalom community! We’ll explore, play games, kick back, watch movies, and eat ourselves silly. Pickup 8:30am on Saturday.
Shabbat Service 6:15 pm
Shabbat Service
Oct 26 @ 6:15 pm – 7:30 pm
 
Oneg 7:30 pm
Oneg
Oct 26 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
 
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Adult Ed Fall Session 9:30 am
Adult Ed Fall Session
Oct 28 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
The Biblical Tale of Joseph – Genesis Chapters 37 – 50 Roberta Schwartz OCT. 14, 21, 28, NOV. 4, 11 9:30 – 10:30 AM We will read and discuss the above using Genesis Translation and Commentary by Robert Alter (Norton, 1996). Feel free to bring your own copies of any edition of the biblical text. We will have handouts of ...
Introduction to Biblical Hebrew 9:30 am
Introduction to Biblical Hebrew
Oct 28 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Learn to read Hebrew and the basics of the Hebrew language. The class will focus on the rudiments of grammar, supplementing our studies with texts from Torah and the Siddur. The class is recommended for the absolute beginner as well as those who have some knowledge of Hebrew grammar. Class Textbook: The First Hebrew Primer (Simon, Resnikoff andMotzkin, eds.). We ...
Religious School 9:30 am
Religious School
Oct 28 @ 9:30 am – 12:15 pm
 
Adult Ed Fall Session 10:45 am
Adult Ed Fall Session
Oct 28 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am
The Jewish American Songbook Mitchell Brown OCT. 14, 21, 28, NOV. 4, 11 10:45 – 11:45 AM One of the bedrocks of American culture is its popular song. What has come to be known as “The Great American Songbook” is a body of songs which were written  roughly between 1915 and 1960. They were written for vaudeville, musical theater, film ...
Adult Ed Guest Scholars- Jason D. Hill 10:45 am
Adult Ed Guest Scholars- Jason D. Hill
Oct 28 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am
Adult Ed Guest Scholars- Jason D. Hill
Becoming a Cosmopolitan:  What it Means to Be a Human Being in the New Millennium
Jews for Refugees Assembly Chicago 2:00 pm
Jews for Refugees Assembly Chicago @ Anshe Emet Synagogue
Oct 28 @ 2:00 pm
Jews for Refugees Assembly Chicago @ Anshe Emet Synagogue | Chicago | Illinois | United States
    Join HIAS, Jewish Child & Family Services of Chicago and members of twelve sponsoring congregations as well as elected officials, to sound a rallying cry to the leadership of our country that we must continue to welcome people who are seeking refuge. Meet refugee speakers, policy experts, community leaders, and representatives from the Chicagoland Jewish community to learn ...
Mindful Jewish Aging 2:00 pm
Mindful Jewish Aging
Oct 28 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Join Mindful Jewish Aging to explore the spiritual gifts of life after fifty. This group meets monthly to study, schmooze, eat, sing and investigate this rewarding period of life using ancient and modern texts, poetry, art and music.
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Spotlight on the World – JCC Meet-up 10:00 am
Spotlight on the World – JCC Meet-up @ Temple Sholom of Chicago
Oct 29 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Spotlight on the World JCC Meet-up Mondays 10:00 – 11:00 AM A group for men and women who are interested in a round table discussion with a leader about world events. EVERYONE welcome! Questions: contact Sid Kaplan at 773-348-1740.  
Monday Meal 3:30 pm
Monday Meal
Oct 29 @ 3:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Please click here if you would like volunteer. We will do our best to assign you the job you request, but keep in mind that final job assignments are left to the discretion of the Kitchen Coordinator according to the needs of the meal on that particular day. Please contact Toby Sanders if you have any questions or would like ...
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Daf Shevui: A Weekly Study of a Page of Talmud 8:30 am
Daf Shevui: A Weekly Study of a Page of Talmud
Oct 30 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am
Join our Rabbis to study a page of Talmud each week in Tractate Ta’anit from the Babylonian Talmud. Over this year-long course, we will explore the stories and meaning within the pages and sharpen our Talmud skills that will culminate in a Siyyum (a celebration of conclusion) as we will finish the tractate in one year.
Al-Anon Family Group 10:00 am
Al-Anon Family Group
Oct 30 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
 
Midweek Hebrew 4:30 pm
Midweek Hebrew
Oct 30 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
 
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CJE Senior Life Resource Specialist 9:00 am
CJE Senior Life Resource Specialist
Oct 31 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
This free service is available through the collaboration of Anshe Emet Synagogue, Anshe Sholom B’nai Israel, Emanuel Congregation, Mishkan Chicago, Temple Sholom and CJE SeniorLife. Medicare Medicaid Marketplace and Other Insurance Prescription Drug Assistance Social Security Aging in Place Resources Real Estate Tax Relief Utility Assistance Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program(SNAP, formerly called food stamps) License Plate Discount and RTA Ride ...
Wednesday Study Group 10:00 am
Wednesday Study Group
Oct 31 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Wednesday morning study group 5779 fall 2018 Temple Sholom’s Wednesday Study Group If you’d like to add more spirituality, learning, and camaraderie to your week, join our Wednesday morning study group. This group, which meets from 10:00 – 11:30 am is led by members of the clergy and alternate instructors during the weeks of Adult education.